This Saturday, May 10th, are the Hershey’s Track and Field games. These games are open to children from 9 – 14 years old and include events for all ages. Some options are: 50/100/200 meter dash, 4×100 meter relay, long jump, and softball throw. Hershey’s is encouraging children to be active and participate in fun events, while meeting new friends. Hershey’s even provides fun facts and training for each event.
The games begin at 9:30 am this Saturday, at Bailey Road Park in Cornelius. Sign-up begins at 9:00 am and you must bring your child’s birth certificate with you.
Participants can sign-up for one track event and one field event. The winners from each event may have the chance to move to regional/state competitions with winners competing in the North American Finals in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Participants at the North American Finals will visit Hersheypark, , HERSHEY’s CHOCOLATE WORLD attraction and Hershey’s chocolate factory.